60 days in England Itinerary

60 days in England Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: New York City
Fly:  11 h 15 min
1
London
— 9 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Winchester
— 6 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
3
Cirencester
— 6 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
4
Bath
— 9 nights
Drive:  3 h 45 min
5
St Ives
— 8 nights
Drive:  7 h 15 min
6
Grasmere
— 9 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
7
York
— 10 nights
Train + Fly:  12 h 15 min
End: New York City

9
nights
London

London ©
Vibrant and noisy, London is one of the world’s leading cities, an international capital of culture, education, fashion, music, finance, trade, and politics.
You'll explore and learn at The British Museum and Natural History Museum. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Tower of London and National Gallery. There's still lots to do: take an in-depth tour of Churchill War Rooms, learn about all things military at Imperial War Museums, explore the world behind art at Tate Modern, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Paul's Cathedral.

To find ratings, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, read London trip planner.

New York City, USA to London is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. Traveling from New York City to London, you'll lose 5 hours due to the time zone difference. In September, London is little chillier than New York City - with highs of 67°F and lows of 51°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) to allow time to drive to Winchester.

Things to do in London

Museums Neighborhoods Historic Sites
Find places to stay Sep 13 — 22:
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Tower of London ©
Tower of London
National Gallery ©
National Gallery
The British Museum ©
The British Museum

6
nights
Winchester

Winchester ©
Winchester is a city and the county town of Hampshire, England. Stonehenge and Hospital of St Cross will appeal to history buffs. Take a break from the city and head to The Tank Driving Company and New Forest National Park. Get out of town with these interesting Winchester side-trips: Ringwood Brewery (in Ringwood), Portsmouth (Portsmouth Historic Dockyard, The Mary Rose, &more) and Salisbury Cathedral and Magna Carta (in Salisbury). And it doesn't end there: contemplate the long history of Winchester Cathedral, learn about winemaking at The Southwick Brewhouse, choose your vessel at Yachts For Fun, and get to know the resident critters at Hawk Conservancy Trust.

For photos, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Winchester travel planner.

Drive from London to Winchester in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. September in Winchester sees daily highs of 64°F and lows of 49°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) early enough to drive to Cirencester.

Things to do in Winchester

Parks Outdoors Tours

Side Trips

Portsmouth, Ringwood Brewery, Yachts For Fun, Speed Boats Tours, Bombay Sapphire Distillery
Find places to stay Sep 22 — 28:
Highlights from your plan
Ringwood Brewery ©
Ringwood Brewery
Stonehenge ©
Stonehenge
Winchester Cathedral ©
Winchester Cathedral

6
nights
Cirencester

Cirencester ©
Cirencester is a market town in east Gloucestershire, England, west northwest of London. St. Mary's Church and Chavenage House will appeal to history buffs. Get some cultural insight at Corinium Museum and St. Edward's Church. Venture out of the city with trips to St Peter's Church (in Upper Slaughter), Feldon Valley (in Lower Brailes) and Cotswolds Distillery (in Stourton). Next up on the itinerary: get interesting insight from Head 4 Heights Waterpark, head outdoors with The Cotswold Range, step into the grandiose world of Sudeley Castle, and stroll around Monastery garden prinknash.

To see ratings, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Cirencester holiday planning app.

Drive from Winchester to Cirencester in 1.5 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Bath.

Things to do in Cirencester

Outdoors Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Upper Slaughter, Tewkesbury Abbey, Sudeley Castle, Feldon Valley, Cotswold Motoring Museum
Find places to stay Sep 28 — Oct 4:
Highlights from your plan
Feldon Valley ©
Feldon Valley
Sudeley Castle ©
Sudeley Castle
St. Mary's Church ©
St. Mary's Church

9
nights
Bath

Bath ©
A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
Popular historic sites such as The Roman Baths and Warwick Castle are in your itinerary. You'll explore and learn at Snowshill Manor and Somerset Crafts. Get out of town with these interesting Bath side-trips: Cleeve Hill Golf Club Ltd (in Cleeve Hill), Gloucester (Gloucester Narrowboats & St. Nicholas' Church) and Chipping Sodbury Golf Club (in Chipping Sodbury). The adventure continues: play a few rounds at Lilley Brook Golf Club, visit Montpellier District, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wells Cathedral, and sample the fine beverages at Sibling Distillery.

For traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Bath day trip planning tool.

You can drive from Cirencester to Bath in 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sun) to allow time to drive to St Ives.

Things to do in Bath

Outdoors Golf Historic Sites

Side Trips

Cheltenham, Glastonbury, Gloucester, Welford-On-Avon Golf Course, Wells Cathedral
Find places to stay Oct 4 — 13:
Highlights from your plan
The Roman Baths ©
The Roman Baths
Wells Cathedral ©
Wells Cathedral
Snowshill Manor
Snowshill Manor

8
nights
St Ives

St Ives ©
St Ives is a seaside town, civil parish and port in Cornwall. Step out of the city life by going to Gwithian Beach and St. Michael's Mount. Get a sense of the local culture at Barbara Hepworth Museum and Sculpture Garden and Davidstow Airfield & Cornwall At War Museum. Get out of town with these interesting St Ives side-trips: Perranporth Beach (in Perranporth), Porthcurno Beach (in Porthcurno) and Crantock Beach (in Crantock). There's much more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Porthmeor Beach, tee off at Gwinear Pitch & Putt, stroll through Fistral Beach Bar, and pause for some serene contemplation at St Just-in-Roseland Church.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, read our St Ives tour itinerary maker.

You can drive from Bath to St Ives in 4 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 59°F, and evening lows to 50°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Mon) early enough to drive to Grasmere.

Things to do in St Ives

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Newquay, Wheal Coates, Davidstow Airfield & Cornwall At War Museum, St Just-in-Roseland Church, Eden Project
Find places to stay Oct 13 — 21:
Highlights from your plan
Davidstow Airfield & Cornwall At War Museum ©
St Just-in-Roseland Church ©
St Just-in-Roseland Church
St. Michael's Mount ©
St. Michael's Mount

9
nights
Grasmere

Grasmere ©
Grasmere is a village and tourist destination in the centre of the English Lake District. Do some cultural sightseeing at Threlkeld Quarry and Mining Museum and Castle Crag. Take a break from the city and head to Alpacaly Ever After and Silecroft Beach. Explore Grasmere's surroundings by going to Sheffield Pike (in Glenridding), Seascale Beach (in Seascale) and Buttermere Lake (in Buttermere). There's much more to do: trek along Hallin Fell, pause for some serene contemplation at St Catherine's Chruch, get outside with Walla Crag, and contemplate the waterfront views at Easedale Tarn.

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Traveling by car from St Ives to Grasmere takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight, train, and bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Thu) to allow time to drive to York.

Things to do in Grasmere

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Keswick, Coniston, Penrith, Borrowdale, Lake District
Find places to stay Oct 21 — 31:
Highlights from your plan
Alpacaly Ever After ©
Alpacaly Ever After
Helvellyn
Helvellyn
Castle Crag ©
Castle Crag

10
nights
York

York ©
Situated on the confluence of the rivers Ouse and Foss, York has witnessed an abundance of major political events throughout its two millennia of existence.
Step out of the city life by going to Riverside Golf Club and Smardale Gill Nature Reserve. National Railway Museum and York Castle Museum are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Explore York's surroundings by going to Ladybower Reservoir (in Bamford), Durham (Seaham Beach, Durham Heritage Coast, &more) and Chatsworth House (in Bakewell). Next up on the itinerary: brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Spirit of Yorkshire Distillery, take a stroll through York Shambles, see the interesting displays at York's Chocolate Story, and admire the striking features of York Minster.

To see other places to visit, photos, maps, and other tourist information, use the York road trip planner.

You can drive from Grasmere to York in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around 59°F in October, and nighttime lows around 45°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in York

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Durham, Spirit of Yorkshire Distillery, Riverside Golf Club, Spirit of Harrogate Ltd, Sizergh Castle
Find places to stay Oct 31 — Nov 10:
Highlights from your plan
National Railway Museum ©
National Railway Museum
Chatsworth House ©
Chatsworth House
Durham Cathedral ©
Durham Cathedral

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